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Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15

...professors, child care workers and Wal-Mart workers will be among those turning out in April.Terrence Wise, a Burger King worker from Kansas City, Missouri, and a national leader for the Fight for $15 push, said more than 2,000 groups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/fast-food-labor-organizers
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...GMO potatoes nor do we have current plans to change our sourcing practice," the company said in a statement Friday.Burger King and Wendy's declined to comment.Okanagan, based in British Columbia, wants to make apples a more convenient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...restaurants, the vast majority of which are run by franchisees. McDonald's and other fast-food chains, including Burger King and Wendy's, have said they're not responsible for employment decisions at franchised restaurants.The matter has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/mcdonalds-workers-file-com
Burger King, Tim Hortons parent reports loss on deal costs

NEW YORK - Burger King and Tim Hortons parent company Restaurant...striking franchising deals to open more Burger King and Tim Hortons locations around the...Daniel Schwartz noted the number of Burger King's international locations surpassed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/burger-king-tim-hortons-pa
You remembered: Olive Road Underpass

...they missed the four signs on both sides and hit the bridge.Maybe the city should take a note from McDonald's, Burger King and parking garages and add a suspended bar across the road on both sides, just short of the bridge. This would be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-11/you-remembered-olive-road-und
California cage law expected to increase egg prices

...reforms. Starbucks in December said it will eliminate the sale of eggs from caged hens, he said, following the lead of Burger King and Whole Foods.The California Department of Food and Agriculture, independent of the voter initiative, implemented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-01/california-cage-law-expect
Burger King in talks to buy Tim Hortons

MIAMI - Burger King is in talks to buy doughnut chain Tim...companies and a hot political issue. Burger King was founded in 1954 with a single restaurant...where it is currently based.Shares of Burger King and Tim Hortons both jumped 17 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-talks-buy-tim-
S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time

...company. The campaign drove Ann shares up $2.29, or 6.1 percent, to $39.81 in morning trading.DONUT KING?: Burger King rose $4.43, or 16.5 percent, to $31.56 on news the fast-food chain is in talks to acquire doughnut chain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/sp-500-trades-above-2000-p
Burger King could move to Canada despite upset US customers

NEW YORK - Some Burger King customers are finding it hard to swallow...seemed to welcome the announcement by Burger King late Sunday that it was in talks to...lower its taxes. By Monday afternoon, Burger King's Facebook page had more than 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-could-move-can
Burger King nixes lower-calorie 'Satisfries'

NEW YORK - Burger King is getting rid of its lower-calorie...Satisfries," were a big bet for Burger King when they were announced in September. But they weren't as well received as Burger King had hoped.The name was mocked in some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-14/burger-king-nixes-lower-ca